The Longform Guide to Fatherhood
A father and his daughter’s brain tumor.
The Man Who Never Was
How Marv Marinovich’s plan to engineer his son into the greatest quarterback of all time backfired.
My Father's Fashion Tips
The writer on his father’s religious devotion to personal style. Among the maxims: “the turtleneck is the most flattering thing a man can wear”; “there is nothing like a fresh burn”; and “always wear white to the face.”
A Father's Pain, a Judge's Duty, and a Justice Beyond Their Reach
Paul Wayment made a profound mistake, left his 2-year-old son alone in his truck as he tracked deer in the wilderness. The boy was gone when he returned. The story of a collective struggle to find a just punishment.
Lost in the Waves
Swept out to sea by a riptide, a father and his 12-year-old autistic son struggle to stay alive. As night falls, the dad comes to a devastating realization—if they remain together, they’ll drown together.
The Mourning Anchor
On the talent, ego, and late father of Bryant Gumbel.